To compare the two stories between Amy Tan and Min Zhan. Amy
was born in the US in 1952 in Oakland. She also wrote her first short story
in 1985 and it became her the basis for her first novel. Tan worked as a
specialist in language development before she became a business writer.
Tan is a writer and she always loves language and spends great
deal of time thinking about the power of language. She was given a tool to
speak to a group of people. Her nature was to talk about her writing and her
life and her book about The Joy Luck Club. Amy also talks about her
mothers English as she was growing up. Amy and her husband see English
as a language of intimacy that relates to family talk. As she learns how to
speak English and from coming from China it is amazing how you learn
English from a whole point of view.
Amy shares simple speech in front of her mother and her made her
conscious of her writing. Tan and Lu had their own writing style and Tan
uses narration throughout her essay as well as process analysis.
Min Zhan literacy uses autobiography to raise larger issues about he
possible tensions between home and school languages. Min Zhan also has a
different approach to communication her personal experience
but both share the same passion for English language.
Min Zhan also learned a formula for working class writng in the compostion
classes. Her parents wanted her to get the best education this included
tutoring. Min Zhan has her own approach and dealing her way of learning
the language of English.
Amy and Min Zhan both love the English language they both
approach it in different styles of learning. Amy learned her own way and
sharing stories and other fiction books. As born and raised from another
county you will do what it takes to learn the language and to make a beauty
of art. It takes so much to learn and be educated in and have parents to raise...